On Tuesday, Forbes Magazine released an annual tally of the list of the highest-paid male actors according to which, Dwayne Johnson WWE Superstar has become the highest-paid male actor of Hollywood for a second straight year, reported by USA Today.
Dwayne Johnson who is also known as The Rock received $87.5 million from June 1st, 2019 to June 1st, 2020. $23.5 million was earned from a Netflix Inc. movie Red Notice. Moreover, he also netted from his fitness wear line partnered with Under Armor Inc.
According to Forbes, the second-highest-paid actor in the list is Ryan Reynolds who was also a co-star with Dwayne Johnson in the movie Red Notice. The actor netted 20 million dollars from this film. He earned $20 million from another Netflix movie Six Underground. In total, he earned 71.5 million dollars in a period of one year.
The third highest-paid actor as per Forbes is the actor and producer Mark Wahlberg who earned $58 million this year. Moreover, the list next had Ben Affleck’s name who earned 55 million dollars and then Vin Diesel with $54 million.
Forbes also released that Akshay Kumar is the only Bollywood actor in the top 10’s list. He ranked 6th in the list receiving $48.5 million. The actor received most of his income from product endorsements.
The list also included; Lin Manuel Miranda the creator of Hamilton, Jackie Chan, Adam Sandler, and Will Smith. The figures released by the magazine were pre-tax and it did not include the deduction for the fees they pay to their agents, lawyers, and managers.
Forbes also released a separate list for the highest-paid female actors.
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